Conference Program

The following program is a guide for flights and accommodation. Timings are confirmed, however, lectures and presentation titles may be subject to change closer to the time. Please check back regularly for program updates.

Friday 3rd March, 2023 – Meeting Room 210

Time Activity Topic Speaker
7:30-7:50 Registration Sign in at registration table  
7:50-8:00 Presentation Welcome Dr Tim O'Carrigan
8:00-8:20 Presentation Upper Limb Reconstruction Dr Ian Galley
8:20-8:40 Presentation Reconstructive solutions for severe upper limb deficiency A/Prof Munjed, Al Muderis
8:40-9:00 Presentation Stability and Function with Shoulder Megaprosthesis Dr Ed Bateman
9:00-9:45 Workshop Case presentations and a practical workshop utilising the newest generation deformity correction software from Taylor Spatial Frame. Smith & Nephew
9:45-10:30 Workshop Application of the Orthex Frame in Challenging Anatomies; Practical demonstration of a design philosophy focused on flexibility and efficiency Connexion
10:30-11:00 Morning Tea Break in Trade Area  
11:00-11:30 Presentation Non Union Dr Nando Ferreira
11:30-11:50 Presentation Acute correction of Deformity Dr Chris Harris
11:50-12:10 Presentation External fixation of Foot Deformities Dr Christy Graff
12:10-12:30 Presentation Cerebral Palsy - assessment treatment principals and surgical Dr Matthias Axt
12:30-13:00 Lunch Lunch in Trade Area  
13:00-13:45 Workshop Updates and treatment options for Precice Lengthening Nail Life Healthcare
13:45-14:30 Workshop Challenges in Limb Reconstruction, “Let the software do the hard work” AKVA Surgical
14:30-15:00 Presentation Segmental Bone defects Dr Nando Ferreira
15:00-15:20 Presentation Segmental Bone defects Dr Kevin Tetsworth
15:20-15:30 Presentation Correction of Distal Radius deformities Dr Minoo Patel
15:30-16:00 Afternoon Tea Afternoon tea in Trade Area  
16:00-16:20 Presentation Polio A/Prof Munjed Al Muderis
16:20-16:30 Presentation Metabolic Bone Disease Dr Arnold Suzuki
16:30-17:30 Presentation Case Discussions Dr Arnold Suzuki & Dr Stewart Morrison
17:30-18:30   ALLARS General Meeting  
19:00 Event Dinner Bang Pop Restaurant 35 S Wharf Promenade South Wharf

7pm: Conference Dinner – Bang Pop

35 S Wharf Promenade, South Wharf

Join us for a delicious banquet and drinks as we digest the past few days and some mouth watering Thai and Asian influenced food. Dinner and drinks are included in the full delegate fee. If you would like to book an extra ticket please do so on the registration page.


Saturday 4th, 2023 – Meeting Room 210

Time Activity Topic Speaker
8:00-8:30 Presentation Open Fracture Management Dr Nando Ferreira
8:30-8:50 Presentation Bone lengthening and transport after trauma/malignancy Dr Frank Accadbled
8:50-9:00 Presentation Masquelet Dr Minoo Patel
9:00-9:45 Workshop Case Discussions Dr Tim O'Carrigan
9:45-10:30 Workshop Limb Reconstruction and Trauma “Pin to bar or circular frame” AKVA Surgical
10:30-11:00 Morning Tea Morning tea in Trade Area  
11:00-11:30 Presentation Chronic Osteomyelitis Dr Nando Ferreira
11:30-11:50 Presentation Chronic Osteomyelitis Dr Kevin Tetsworth
11:50-12:10 Presentation Chronic Osteomyelitis in a Diabetic Foot Dr Brian Martin
12:10-12:30 Presentation Paediatric bone and Soft Tissue Tumours and Reconstruction Dr Stewart Morrison
12:30-13:00 Lunch Lunch in Trade Area  
13:00-13:20 Presentation Severe Hindfoot Deformity Dr Tim O'Carrigan
13:20-13:40 Presentation PF Pain and maltracking/instability - think beyond the knee A/Prof Munjed Al Muderis
13:40-14:10 Presentation 3D Deformity Planning Dr Mustafa Alttahir
14:10-14:30 Presentation Correction of complex foot deformity in children Dr Johan Mostert
14:30-15:00 Presentation Intramedullary Lengthening Dr Stewart Morrison
15:00-15:30 Presentations Limb reconstruction in a developing country setting Dr Nando Ferreira
15:30-16:00 Afternoon Tea Afternoon Tea in Trade Area  
16:00-16:20 Presentation Skeletal Dysplasias- Lengthening and deformity correction Dr Tim O'Carrigan
16:20-16:30 Presentation Case for Stature Lengthening Dr Kevin Tetsworth
16:30-16:40 Presentation Case against Stature Lengthening Dr Tim O'Carrigan
16:40-16:50 Presentation Stature Lengthening - psychological considerations Dr Chris Basten
16:50-17:00 Presentation Stature Lengthening and deformity correction- Nurse Practitioner POV Noelle Coleman
17:00-18:00 Presentation Case Discussions Dr Johan Mostert & Dr Minoo Patel
18:00 Close Meeting Close  

Meeting Topics

The scientific program will focus on the following topics and workshops:

  • Non union
  • Segmental defects
  • osteomyelitis
  • Severe hind foot deformity
  • 3D planning for deformity correction
  • PF pain
  • Polio
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Skeletal Dysplasias- deformity correction and stature lengthening
  • Stature Lengthening
  • Hands on workshops x 6